Health Headlines for April 5, 2022

What’s in or out of the 2022 State Budget?

City & State

Governor Hochul and lawmakers are more than $1 billion apart when it comes to estimating how many people might access care under the “Coverage for All” proposal.

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Obama returns to the White House to celebrate ACA anniversary with Biden

PBS

Presidents Biden and Obama are marking the 12th anniversary of Affordable Care Act law that back in 2010 the then-vice president had called a “big (expletive) deal.”

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3 New York counties among highest COVID-19 rates in U.S.

Times Union

New York State officials are once again urging indoor mask use for everyone in Cayuga, Cortland, Madison, Onondaga and Oswego counties with cases on the rise.

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New York launches cannabis public education campaign

High Times

New York’s new “Cannabis Conversations” public education campaign is focusing on the public health aspects of cannabis legalization in the state.

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